Football coaching

THE SCOTTISH FA East Region Coaching Conference will take place right here in Angus later this month.

The conference provides a programme of best practices aimed at all coaches and volunteers working with grassroots and youth football players.

The line-up of guests this year includes Ian Bateman, English FA; John Griffiths, English FA; Professor Don MacLaren, Everton FC and Raymond McKinnon, Scottish FA Football Development Department. It is anticipated that there will be a great demand for this years course and any interested coaches or volunteers are advised to book early.

To apply please visit or contact the east region office on 01382 431829 or e-mail

The course will be held at Links Park, home of Montrose FC on Sunday, June 26.